Counting and Math Rhymes


As I Was Going to St. Ives

by Traditional
Additional Information
  • Year Published: 0
  • Language: English
  • Country of Origin: United States of America
  • Source: Traditional
  • Readability:
    • Flesch–Kincaid Level: 2.3
  • Word Count: 41


As I was going to St. Ives
I met a man with seven wives,
Each wife had seven sacks,
each sack had seven cats,
Each cat had seven kits:
kits, cats, sacks and wives,
How many were going to St. Ives?